Historical Events In 1889
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Feb 03 Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40 on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1889 carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 Walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities) in the year 1889.
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1889 karel Wellens, Flemish painter
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco
Feb 08 Flood ravages Dutch coast in the year 1889.
Feb 09 In the year 1889 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 Howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom) on this day in history.
Feb 11 John Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers) in the year 1889.
Feb 11 Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890 on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history the first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda
Feb 12 Andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1889 caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres
Feb 14 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east on this day in history.
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east in the year 1889.
Feb 17 H[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire in the year 1889.
Feb 18 On this day in history sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 In the year 1889 levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 On this day in history felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) on this day in history.
Feb 22 U.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union in the year 1889.
Feb 23 On this day in history cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 In the year 1889 victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City)
Mar 02 Kansas passes 1st US antitrust on this day in history.
Mar 02 Kansas passes first US antitrust in the year 1889.
Mar 03 On this day in history edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
Mar 03 On this day in history fritz Behrend, composer
Mar 04 On this day in history benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 In the year 1889 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)